How To Become an Adjudicator

FBA members who meet the pre-requisites and have been nominated and approved by their district may start the application procedure. For more information, see the Adjudication Manual starting on page 4.

Prospective Adjudicator Information

We are not accepting any more NEW S&E Adjudicator Applications (first time judges) for this school year. Established judges wishing to ADD a category may still apply. Applications for new adjudicators will be accepted again starting next school year. 

Adjudicator Application


MPA Online Adjudicator Management System

All judges have access to the Adjudicator Portal in MPA Online to manage their invitations, contracts, schedules, and review their past adjudication performance. If you have not yet received an email with instructions for setting up your account, please email

Adjudication Education Seminars

The next adjudication education seminars will be held before the Summer Conference in July. More information and registration will be available at a later date.